Homilies

December 2 Homily:
First Sunday of Advent, Hope, Part II: Hoping for Safety

Nov. 25, 2018 - Feast of Christ the King
Hope, Part I: The virtue of hope and the feelings of hope

November 25, 2018; The Feast of Christ the King Hope, Part I: The virtue of hope and the feelings of hope; Fr. Hank Hilton; St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Nov. 11, 2018 – 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Perfection? Part 2: God Loves Our Personal Best

Nov. 4, 2018 – 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Perfection? Part 1: God Loves Progress

November 11, 2018, 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

November 4, 2018 - 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time; Perfection? Part 1: God Loves Progress; Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Oct. 28, 2018 - 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Aspirations Part 4: Inspired Rest

October 28, 2018 - 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time; Aspirations Part 4: Inspired Rest; Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ

Oct. 21, 2018 - 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Aspirations Part 3: Inspired Successes

October 21, 2018 - 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time; Aspirations Part 3: Inspired Successes; Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

October 14, 2018 - 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Aspirations Part 2: Wisdom & Inspired Choices

October 14, 2018 - 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time; Aspirations Part 2: Wisdom and Inspired Choices; Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

October 7, 2018 - 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Aspirations Part 1: Inspired Relationships

October 7, 2018, 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time; Aspirations, Part 1: Inspired Relationships; Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

October 7, 2018 - 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Homily of Bishop James F. Checchio

October 7, 2018, 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time; Bishop James F. Checchio, Bishop of Metuchen; St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

October 7, 2018 - Taize Prayer, A Survivor’s Story of Hope

October 7, 2018, Taize Prayer Service: A Survivor’s Story of Hope; Featuring the Diocese of Metuchen's Chorus; St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Sept. 30, 2018 - 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha, Part Five: Listening to God’s hopes for our standards

September 30, 2018 Ephphatha, Part Five: Listening to God's hopes for our standards
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Sept 23, 2018 - 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha Part IV: Listening to God’s hopes for our talk schedules

Sept 23, 2018 - 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha Part IV: Listening to God's hopes for our talk schedules
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Sept 16, 2018 - 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time Ephphatha Part III: “ . . . and I have not turned back.”

Sept 16, 2018 - 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha Part III: " . . . and I have not turned back."
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Sept 9, 2018 - 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Ephphatha Part II: Listening to God in our Seasons of Loss

Sept 9, 2018 - 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha Part II: Listening to God in our Seasons of Loss
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

September 2, 2018 - 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha Part I: Rising above the listening hurdles

September 2, 2018, 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Ephphatha Part I: Rising above the listening hurdles
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ


August 26, 2018 - 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time, August 26, 2018
Taking Stock, Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

August 19, 2018 - 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time, August 19, 2018 Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

Note: due to vacations the homilies from August 5 & 12 were not recorded. 

July 29, 2018 - 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Talitha koum, Part Five: "The True Source of our Good Works"

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 29, 2018
Talitha Koum Part 5: The True Source of Our Good Works
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

July 22, 2018 - 16h Sunday in Ordinary Time
Talitha koum, Part Four: "Talitha koum to you too!"

July 22, 2018 - 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Talitha koum, Part Four: "Talitha koum" to you too!
Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

July 15, 2018 - 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Talitha koum, Part Three: Our “Talitha koum-mates"

July 15, 2018 - 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Talitha koum, Part Three: Our "Talitha koum-mates
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

July 8, 2018 –  14th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Talitha koum, Part Two: Jesus and our cranky beloved

July 8, 2018 - 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Talitha koum, Part Two: Jesus and our cranky beloved
Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

July 1, 2018 – 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Talitha koum, Part One: Jesus loves our beloved

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. Talitha koum, Part One: Jesus loves our beloved. Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church Hillsborough, NJ

June 24, 2018  – 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time
The People Who Help Us Believe, Part Three: Emmanuelites

June 24, 2018 - 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time
The People Who Help Us Believe, Part Three: Emmanuelites
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

June 17, 2018  – 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time
The People Who Help Us Believe, Part Two: Mustard Bush People

June 17, 2018 - 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time
The People Who Help Us Believe, Part Two: Mustard Bush People
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ

June 10, 2018  – 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time
The People Who Help Us Believe, Part One: The non-Usual Suspects

Sunday, June 17 - Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
The People Who Help Us Believe, Part One: The non-Usual Suspects
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

June 10, 2018 – 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Fr. Tholitho's First Homily as a Priest in the Diocese of Metuchen

Sunday, June 17 - Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Fr. Tholitho St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ


June 3, 2018
Feast of Corpus Christi: The New and Eternal Covenant: How's Your "Amen?"

June 3, 2018, Feast of Corpus Christi: The New and Eternal Covenant: How's Your "Amen?"
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

May 27, 2018 - Trinity Sunday
The Trinity and Our Patience

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, May 27, 2018
The Trinity and Our Patience
Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

May 20, 2018 - Pentecost Sunday
When Charity Conquers Fear

May 20, 2018 - Pentecost Sunday
When Charity Conquers Fear
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ


May 19, 2018 - Vigil of Pentecost
Deacon Michael Tabernero’s First Homily

May 19, 2018 -The Vigil of Pentecost
Deacon Michael Tabernero's First Homily
St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ


May 13, 2018 - Seventh Sunday of Easter
Jesus' Names Part 6: Protector

Seventh Sunday of Easter, May 13, 2018
Jesus' Names Part 6: Our Protector
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church Hillsborough, NJ

May 6, 2018 - Sixth Sunday of Easter
Jesus' Names Part 5: Friend

6th Sunday of Easter, May 6, 2018
Jesus' Names Part 5: Friend
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

April 29, 2018 - Fifth Sunday of Easter
Jesus' Names Part 4: The Vine

Fifth Sunday of Easter
April 29, 2018
Jesus' Names Part 4: The Vine
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

April 22, 2018 - Fourth Sunday of Easter
Jesus' Names Part 3: The Good Shepherd

April 22, 2018
Jesus' Names Part 3: The Good Shepherd
4th Sunday of Easter
Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

April 15, 2018 - Third Sunday of Easter
Jesus' Names Part 2: Christ

Third Sunday of Easter Jesus' Names, Part 2: Christ
April 15, 2018
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ

April 8, 2018 - Second Sunday of Easter
Jesus' Names Part 1: Lord

April 1, 2018
Easter: He longs to share His glory

March 25, 2018; Palm Sunday
Remember Me When...Part 1

Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018
Remember me when...part 1
Fr. Hank Hilton St. Joseph Church, Hillsborough, NJ

March 18, 2018
JCBFF Part Five: He does not hold a grudge

March 18, 2018
5th Sunday of Lent
JCBFF: He Does Not Hold a Grudge
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ

March 11, 2018
JCBFF Part Four: He desires our well-being, not our woe

March 11, 2018, 4th Sunday of Lent
JCBFF Part Four: He desires our well-being, not our woe
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joesph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ

March 4, 2018
JCBFF Part Three: He champions our freedom

February 25, 2018
JCBFF Part Two: He leads us up the mountain

Second Sunday of Lent
February 25, 2018
JCBFF Part Two: He leads us up the mountain
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ

February 18, 2018
JCBFF Part I: He never gives up on us

First Sunday of Lent, February 18, 2018 JCBFF Part I: He never gives up on us
Fr. Hank Hilton, St. Joseph Parish, Hillsborough, NJ